Sisters Karen and Natalie Keane of Bean and Goose chocölatiers

Bean and Goose was established in 2014 by sisters Natalie and Karen Keane who began making chocolate by hand, having been taught by chocolatier Benoit(...)

Though painted eggs were given as gifts, the tradition of chocolate Easter eggs didn’t emerge until the early 19th century

You may already have eaten a coop’s worth of Easter eggs this weekend, but have you ever wondered why eggs are associated with this time of year? Unco(...)


Here are the shortlisted entries for this year’s Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards 2017. Best Irish Published Book of the Year The(...)

In a deal believed to be valued at about €4 million, Space Property Group, led by Steve McCarthy, has bought out Allsop’s interest and renamed the company BidX1. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The Irish entity involved in the Allsop Ireland property auction business has bought out the UK real estate agent, rebranded the company, and now plan(...)

George Clinton: coming to a Beatyard near you

The Beatyard festival in Dun Laoghaire has just released its stage times and site map for this weekend’s festival, which takes over the former ferry (...)

Paul McElearney (left) with QRE’s Steve McCarthy and Conor Whelan.

Real estate advisers QRE have announced the appointment of Paul McElearney as director of advisory. He has more than 35 years experience of the Iris(...)

12 St Stephen’s Green: four-storey over basement building has an overall floor area of 492sq m (5,295sq ft) and 161sq m (1,733sq ft) at street level

An Italian men’s clothing outfitter has agreed rental terms for the former AIB building on Dublin’s St Stephen’s Green between the top of Grafton Stre(...)